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Jan 26, 2013 12:30am PST
's working and what's not. >> we seem to think that education's a thing, like a vaccine that can be designed from afar and simply injected into our children. >> the embattled oakland police department brings on an expensive consultant, but his tough tactics are generating controversy. >> i vote against this contract tonight is not about not being serious about crime. >> apple stock takes a plunge. it's something taking a bite out of innovation at the silicon valley giant. >>> plus. i'm here at the new sfja strzz center in san francisco. we'll go on a behind the scenes tour to find out what makes this place so groundbreaking. coming up. >>> good evening. welcome to "this week in northern california." it's been an eventful week with the governor's address from the state capital, emotions running high in oakland. not to mention a new one of a kind arts institution celebrating a grand opening in san francisco. we have much to get to. let's begin by introducing our panelists. joining me tonight, matthai kuruvila, "san francisco chronicle" reporter. jolie o'dell, of venturebeat.com. as well as joh
PBS
Jan 25, 2013 7:30pm PST
to balance california's budget. he also pushed for his priorities including education and regulatory reform. now, john, how would you rate his speech and what left the biggest impressions on you? >> well, you know, rating the speech, a speech from jerry brown is really tough to do because it's unlike any other speech you get from any other governor. how many governors go from the book of genesis to "the little engine that could" in one 25-minute speech? this was a vintage jerry brown speech. i think really what you saw here was a little bit of the governor running a victory lap. proposition 30 passed. temporary taxes passed. the budget looks a lot better. i think this was the governor's chance to pivot, to pivot to talking about what makes california great, how we get them back on track. don't worry, we're getting there. so i took this as a real optimistic speech with a lot of details, a lot of brown history facts. and really a message i think not only to the legislature but to the public of, like, i'm watching it. we're going to be careful, but we're going to move forward. >> and, john, yo
FOX Business
Jan 28, 2013 4:00pm EST
education about half the price of what is normal. we'll tell you how they do it, coming up. ♪ david: according to a report released today by the national retail federation, retail sales are expected to rise 3.4% in 2013. this looks good but this is significantly lower than the 4.2% growth in 2012. cheryl: higher payroll raises and coming fiscal cliff drama expected to weigh on the consumer spending but he says outlook looks pretty bright. he says he was named a rising star in wall street research by institutional investors. congratulations. on that. luxury took a bit of a hit in 2012. the sector overall, we saw the middle tier players jumping back in. why do you say luxury will come back this year once again? >> i'm excited about it. the market stablized to a certain extent. we're seeing better performance above $500 price points. there is enthusiasm am and the rich continue to be riff. david: talk about the high-end with tiffany. we mentioned tiffany before. this is one of the best brands in the world. you men's the name tiffany, is almost a word in of itself. some people complaine
KICU
Jan 22, 2013 4:00am PST
of regulations. higher education is turning to the web to gain revenue. as colleges look for new ways to make money -- some -- such as san jose state university -- have added online courses -- to attract students. at for-profit institutions such as university of phoenix -- students obtain their degree on the internet. now -- many colleges and universities with physical campuses are trying out the web model. the education sector has struggled to add revenue throughout the recession. cordelia maloney -- of the unversity of illinois at chicago, says the online model could take off if universities find a way to do it right. "i think what people are really struggling to do right now is figuring out how to make it work. how to offer a very high quality education at a resonable price. and do it in a way that is engaging for students so that you don't have situations where students get into these things spend money on it -- and then discover they can't complete it." maloney says nearly a third of all students 25 and older are taking classes online. americans are spending more money to spruce up their
CNBC
Jan 25, 2013 4:00pm EST
the internet revolution and applying it in more areas. so for example in education the idea that not only are the best lectures online but you can interact with people, talk to other students, that we ought to be able to deliver education that's higher quality but dramatically lower cost. there's a lot of excitement about that. massively online, open course ware, a lot of good pioneers that are learning and making that stuff better and better. the foundation is the biggest funder of that activity because we see so much promise and the increasing price of education just doesn't work. you know, a lot of unemployment is because kids aren't well educated enough. if you're college graduate, you know, unemployment is very low. so we've got to increase access to education but letting the price go up won't allow that. so it's often these applications of the digital technology are where you see the most impact even though it's all built off the fast chips and cheap storage and optic fiber and all the underlying platform. >> microsoft has not had an easy time recently. wow ever return to the ceo of
CBS
Jan 27, 2013 7:30am PST
education, we're with them. the thing that care rid them is the people's positive attitude about education. >> it's interesting, you have a democratic governor that is standing between you and the legislature, you're halfway happy about it. >> thank you. >> we'll be right back ♪ chances are, you're not made of money, so don't overpay for motorcycle insurance. geico, see how much you could save. support for gun control. >>> welcome back. dozens of people walked along the waterfront this weekend to show support for gun control. the event was organized by the group one million moms for gun control. the largest of which was held in washington d.c., that's where members of the newtown, connecticut community joined in with thousands of others d emanding action. >> if it can happen in newtown, it can happen in any town in any city in any state until they make these federal laws. >> the gun control battle is leading to huge crowds autobahn shows around at -- gun shows. they say it will take away their right to bear arms. congress will hold a hearing on g
CNBC
Jan 24, 2013 7:00pm EST
tries to buy such as college education, health care, many things that are more costly today than they were 30 years ago. it's very, very difficult. you're almost measuring or comparing apples and oranges. >> are you then conceding all the people say wages have been stagnant for 30 or 40 years that that number is wrong. >> no, no, it's not absolutely wrong. i'm saying that there's a big debate over the deflator, what we're using to measure real incomes and inflation adjusted incomes and the debate centers on whether technologies are accurately included in all of that. >> if you have that number wrong, then the argument falls apart. so instead of having flat wages which by the way doesn't take into account the full compensation someone gets such as fringe benefits but focusing on the wages if that part of the argument is wrong then whole thing is wrong. >> wait, wait, wait. wait, wait, wait that's not all wrong. >> if i could finish my point please. the actual number is between 30% and 40% over that period not flat therefore your argument and the argument of the left and center peo
ABC
Jan 26, 2013 7:00am PST
, the u.s. department of education announced that public school districts must give kids like owen, and other students with disabilities, an equal chance to play in school sports. >> once a child has more opportunity, you're going to have more kids participating. once they see their friends with disabilities participating, they're going to want to participate. >> reporter: but critics claim creating more sports for the disabled, will require more money. jeopardizing funding for other scholastic and athletic programs. on his blog, education secretary arne duncan wrote, they don't have to do anything that would provide a student with a disability an unfair competitive advantage. but they do need to make reasonable modifications. as for owen, his chance on the court landed him espn fame. >> and he just starts chucking threes. >> reporter: he also received an award from the harlem globetrotters. most importantly, his success on the court has given him more confidence off the court. >> this is about building the character of owen and the character of the kids here. and i think these kid
CNBC
Jan 28, 2013 2:00pm EST
of the matter is, most americans are in the middle of the education spectrum. we've mostly graduated from high school, but we don't have the ph.d.s, we don't have enough ph.d.s and high-end scientists. and immigrants fill niches at the bottom and top that create jobs for americans. >> that's what's amazing tamar. you look at what we do in america and i hate to say it because i love this country, but we're stupid. we bring people from all over to go to stanford or cornell or whatever and then they go home and start businesses there. >> that's stupid, yes. it's not that americans are lazy. >> foreign born individuals are more likely to start a company in america than native-born individuals. >> but it's not that there's anything wrong with american workers. the problem is we're just not educated enough yet. and every country in the world is competing for these high-end scientists. no country in the world has enough of them. so you're right. we do need to keep the ones we educate here. more americans have to go to engineering school and get science ph.d.s. that would be a good thing and that's ha
NBC
Jan 25, 2013 6:00pm PST
stormed and strategized and mapped out their plan to improve health, housing, and education. >> not only talk about issues but begin discussing solutions. and we're very hopeful this will lead to a strategic plan that brings a better quality of life for not just silicon valley latinos but the entire region. >> reporter: in the middle of it all was an old educator, a former engineer who helped develop the copy printer for ibm. >> it's terrible locally. >> reporter: he says latinos are still on the sidelines at silicon valley tech companies. he says latinos need to compete and not think someone else is going to take care of them in the future. >> we leave it up to the scho s schools. we leave it up to someone and don't do it as a competition. that's why we can't close the gap. >> reporter: the group took note of his views and over the year they'll be tasked with developing a plan of action. >> silicon valley is a bountiful region. we have a lot of opportunity here. all of us who are involved with it are here to help. >> reporter: it's time, they say, to make sure latinos are a part of the
CBS
Jan 27, 2013 8:00am EST
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MSNBC
Jan 26, 2013 9:00am PST
and pay higher wages and improving education and job training so that more people can get the skills that businesses are looking for. it means reforming our immigration system and keeping our children safe from the menace of gun violence. and it means bringing down our deficit in a balanced way by making necessary reforms and asking every american to pay their fair share. >> meanwhile, republicans stressing their agenda today as well. cutting spending. >> our nation's total debt is now larger than our entire economy. this means that every man, woman and child owes a $53,000 share of this debt. that level of spending is unsustainable. a major credit rating agency has already downgraded our nation's credit once. and if we don't start making some real progress on spending reforms, more downgrades are likely in the near future. >> about eight minutes past the hour now. live look this is happening in washington, d.c. as we speak. this is happening really across the country. one of the main ones, this is a rally for gun control taking place in washington, d.c. people there are rallying for
CNBC
Jan 25, 2013 4:00am EST
more short-term as well as more structural limits long-term like education and research. >> this is the issue that everyone is dealing with around the world. many nations, trying to figure out do you do austerity or do you invest in some of these very important areas such as education and is infrastructure? would you like to see more stimulus coming out of the ecb? >> i let the ecb decide on its monetary policy. i have read carefully the report and christine legarde's statements about the need to continue with accommodative monetary policy. to my mind, it's important that our policy mixes correct overall and it means that we need to continue with smart and prudent fiscal consolidation because it's so high, about 90% in europe. it is also a drag on growth. and at the same time, we have to ensure that the composition of consolidation is growth friendly so that we did not hamper elements like education, innovation and research. it's very important for future, medium and long-term economic growth. >> are there sectors in europe that you think will drive the growth more so th
FOX Business
Jan 25, 2013 9:20am EST
with cory booker to tackle education reform in newark's public schools, mark zuckerberg is opening his palo alto hotel to chris christie's reelection campaign. why is mark zuckerberg doing this? liz: he is tough on education, donated $100 million to newark's schools and is getting blasted on the internets despite the fact he posted a town hall for the president and attended a dinner for the president in silicon valley. stuart: he is a liberal, chris christie not so sure. charles: chris christie is a new age bloomberg hybrid, he has crushed these republicans. if he was nice to president obama and moved the election he is something of a hybrid have republican half democrat, maybe that is what we want. stuart: jerry brown says everything is rosy, but it is balanced, it is a model for the nation. next, why that is back on street. he is on fantasy island. ou turn? maybe you want to incorporate a business. orrotect your family with a will or living trust. and you'd like the help of an attorney. at legalzoom a legal plan attorney is available in most states with every personalized document to answ
FOX Business
Jan 25, 2013 1:00pm EST
properly since the senate was away for the holidays. the department of education telling school districts that they must provide sports for disabled students. much like title ix expanded sports opportunities for girls. those are your news headlines. now, back to lori and melissa. lori: rick, thank you so much. bitter cold temperatures and high wind leaves many people shivering. >> though cold is here for about two to three more days. we are already on day six of this cold. we have not gotten above freezing for about two weeks. a little bit of snow moving to hear. it is not heavy snow, though. maybe one-2 inches. the biggest snowfall will be across the central appellations. the biggest concern, though, will be for some freezing rain. when the ground is called, it is already frozen. freezing rain warnings across parts of kentucky and eastern tennessee. we may see about a half an inch of ice. that could cause some power outages and treacherous conditions on the road. moving forward to the next couple of hours. we will see some of that icing moving through parts of carolina. it will move thro
KRON
Jan 22, 2013 4:00am PST
their education is a reflection of the struggling economy and greater competition for new jobs. >> the job right for male students was about 3.8%, four females that was lower than that just under 3%. >> but drop out rate was higher among teen boys in every state. >> apartment in new york city are about to get a lot smaller. >> expectations that population and rents will keep climbing are challenging architects to design boeing is no larger than a one car crotch. >> the city plans to construct an apartment building a so-called micro unit in manhattan next year. >> they're expected to average about 325 square feet. >> if successful, it could possibly overturn a requirement that new apartment be a least 400 square feet feet. >> today marks the 40th anniversary of the landmark supreme court ruling of a rolwe vs. wade. >> the ruling legalized in the u.s.. >> in 1973, the highest lawmaking body in the country voted that woman has the right to abort her pregnancy. it prompted a nationwide debate about a mother's rights, which continues today. >> that is the spirit! san francisco and elsewhere around th
CSPAN
Jan 27, 2013 12:00am EST
in a world where they're so closed to the changing social makeup of -- who is the educated work force in the united states anymore? mostly women, more and more diverse, and i you work at exxonmobil and go home to your family thanksgiving dinner and say i work at exxonmobil and half your cousins and your brothers look at you in disdain or worry, that's not a wing strategy over 30 years. so something has to give, i think. i'm not sure they think that, though. >> host: that's one of my questions, too. is that it seems to me that kind of, we are who we are and take it or leave it, don't care what everybody else thinks about that -- has that backfired on them? seems that could have been a force to cultivate more distrust and distaste, and help make them, as you say in the book, public enemy number one at pointness their history. >> guest: yeah. well, it's a great question and a kind of complicated one. i think one of my goals as a reporter was to try to understand as best i could and to think about what is it like to be so unpopular? does it matter? their default view, doesn't matter. just
NBC
Jan 22, 2013 5:00am PST
's been since 1976. about 78% of students are graduating on time. education secretary arne duncan says in a struggling economy there's more competition for jobs which means kids feel a high school diploma is even more important. >>> fire officials right now are trying to reassure east bay residents they are still safe following a series of recent firestation closures. contra costa county fire officials holding the latest in a series of community meetings. this one is in walnut creek. officials planning to discuss the closure of firestation 4 and how services will be impacted there. the meeting set to start tonight at 7:00 at the walnut heights elementary school. a total of four stations in walnut creek, clayton and lafayette will be shut down as part of a countywide plan to trim a $17 million budget gap. >>> work is set to start this morning on a section of the bay bridge damaged when it was hit by an oil tanker earlier this month. caltrans now planning to replace fenders on the western tower that was sideswiped back on january 7th. officials say the pier itself is okay because the fen
CNBC
Jan 24, 2013 1:00pm EST
gains ahead of higher federal coxs. even so the budget holds items but increased education spenting. >> fiscal discipline is not the enemy of our good intentions but the basis for realizing them. it is cruel to lead people on by expanding good programs only to cut them back when the funding disappears. this is not progress. it is not even fro greprogressi. it is an illusion. boom and bust serves no one. we're not going back there. >> however, the governor hasn't said how he will pay for medicare expansion under obama care. he has proposed pushing that cost on to counties. >> i'm sure that would be unpopular with some counties. but nonetheless. jane, thank you very much. as the market rides,er with are looking inside several sectors, housing stocks in particular. and you will never guess who wants it buy a boeing 787 dreamlineer. it is a pretty common name. we will get it to you when we come back. ♪ [ male announcer ] some day, your life will flash before your eyes. make it worth watching. introducing the 2013 lexus ls. an entirely new pursuit. nasdaq is the lagger, of course becau
CNBC
Jan 25, 2013 5:00pm EST
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PBS
Jan 23, 2013 4:30pm PST
education". that's tomorrow, thursday at 3 pm eastern. susie, we're really looking forward to chatting it up with alisa tomorrow, she's also our kids & cash commentator tomorrow night. that's "nightly business report" for wednesday, january 23. have a great evening, you too susie. >> susie: goodnight tom, thanks for watching everyone. join us online at: www.nbr.com and back here tomorrow night. captioning sponsored by wpbt captioned by media access group at wgbh access.wgbh.org >> join us anytime at nbr.com. there, you'll find full episodes of the program, complete show transcripts and all the market stats. also follows us on our facebook page at bizrpt. and on twitter @bizrpt.
PBS
Jan 24, 2013 4:30pm PST
need more investnt i human beings, that's education and so on. you need more investment in physical plant and equipment. and you need to promote technology. >> we're doing all those things, so you know we're not exactly getting a on any of them so it would be nice if we could get a on all of them and then we could do better. but i think it's unrealistic to think that growth is going to do the whole job. >> what about the federal reserve. it has its first meeting this year next week. is there anything more than the fed can do besides keeping interest rates supeow? >> not that mh. the fed is more or less restricted to working on interest rates and things that are related, closely related to interest rates. i think really if we're going to get a big push to growth, it's got to come from the government. and believe it or not, i would add have kate another stimulus package. not as big as the of the lamented ones but another one, followed of course, coupled with deficit reduction. you don't want to let the budget just blow up >> susie: here's the latest on the boeing 787. the investigatio
PBS
Jan 23, 2013 7:00pm PST
-up hashtag "financial education". that's tomorrow, thursday at 3 pm eastern. susie, we're really looking forward to chatting it up with alisa tomorrow, she's also our kids & cash commentator tomorrow night. that's "nightly business report" for wednesday, january 23. have a great evening, you too susie. >> susie: goodnight tom, thanks for watching everyone. join us online at: www.nbr.com and back here tomorrow night. captioning sponsored by wpbt captioned by media access group at wgbh access.wgbh.org >> join us anytime at nbr.com. there, you'll find full episodes of the program, complete show transcripts and all the market stats. also follows us on our facebook page at bizrpt. and on twitter @bizrpt. >>> tonight on quest -- black holes are some of the most mysterious and alluring objects in the cosmos, but scientists have only found a tiny fraction of the billions that are believed to be out there. until now, that is. and -- about 300 million tons of plastic is produced globally each year. sadly, much of that will end up in the ocean within a massive area dubbed the pacific garbage patch.
KRON
Jan 22, 2013 7:00am PST
is that they are eventually getting their diplomas. >> a new study from the u.s. department of education finds a national high school graduation rate is at the highest since 1976. >> the study finds the dropout rate for male students was 3.8%. for females, it just under 3%. researchers say the dropout rate was higher among males in every state. >> official said the steady rise of students completing their education is a reflection of the struggling economy that's created greater competition for new jobs. darya. >> thank you a lot more. in national moods, supporters of longtime pen state football coach joe paterno are marking the one-year anniversary of his death with a candlelight vigil. the hall of fame coach died of lung cancer last year at 85. his supporters will hold a vigil at the mural in state college that includes a depiction of paternal. the paternal family is expected to attend. >> organizers say they will like 409 candles, one of each of paternal victories before many were stripped as part of the n.c.a.a. sanctions in response to the jerry sandusky sex abuse scandal. >> today marks the fourth anniv
KRON
Jan 23, 2013 6:00am PST
$125 million, 10 million of which would be used to expand on-line education. he says, getting the extra funding would be a tough sale to the state legislator. >> officials in japan say eight lithium ion battery on a boeing 787 that overheated earlier this month experienced a sudden, unexplained drop in a voltage and was not overcharged as previously thought. it happened during an all nippon airways flight on january the 16th. also 50 of the 787 dream liner is have been grounded as officials, including the faa investigator. they're also looking into it g yes yuasa, the maker of the charred and battery. u.s. investigators also said it found no evidence of a battery overcharging when it ignited on a japan airlines 787 at overcharging when it ignited on a japan airlines 787 at boston's airport overcharging when it ignited on a japan airlines 787 at boston's airport ♪ i -- i got it, i got it made ♪ i got it made, i got it made ♪ i got it made ♪ fresh at subway ♪ breakfast made the way i say [ male announcer ] at subway, you got breakfast made. like an under 200 calorie steak egg wh
NBC
Jan 27, 2013 5:00am EST
in baltimore. >> guardian angels not only volunteered to patrol the streets but provide educational programs and conduct workshops for schools and businesses. >> the time is 5:10 and it's 26 degrees at kraig urbik. and the penalties of -- if caught useing a cell phone while behind the wheel. >> and the painful amount you can expect to pay -- >> but first you're looking at a live picture of outside. stay with us. 11 news sunday morning is just getting started. >> welcome back. time is coming up on 5:14. we have partly cloudy skies. it's 31 downtown. at least the winds are calm. we don't have to calculate the wind chill right now. certainly you still need winter gear if you're stepping out today. >> 21 in parkton and 18 in rising shun. rising sun. the clouds a little thinner in the northeast part of the state. these are not snow-producing clouds. some scattered clouds showing up here on the satellite. that's all i expect, just a mix of sun and clouds heading through this afternoon. but producing freezing rain this afternoon. this is the leading edge of a much warmer air mas that's going to vis
CBS
Jan 24, 2013 7:00pm EST
in human beings that's education and so on. you need more investment in physical plant and equipment. and you need to promote technology. >> we're doing all those things, so you know we're not exactly getting a on any of them so it would be nice if we could get a on all of them and then we could do better. but i think it's unrealistic to think that growth is going to do the whole job. >> what about the federal reserve. it has its first meeting this year next week. is there anything more than the fed can do besides keeping interest rates superlow? >> not that much. the fed is more or less restricted to working on interest rates and things that are related closely related to interest rates. i think really if we're going to get a big push to growth it's got to come from the government. and believe it or not, i would add have kate another stimulus package. not as big as the of the lamented ones but another one followed of course coupled with deficit reduction. you don't want to let the budget just blow up >> susie: here's the latest on the boeing 787. the investigation into the cause of
FOX Business
Jan 22, 2013 9:20am EST
'm not quite sure if it will happen this year or next year. we all know if we have an 8th grade math education, with that education we can tell this isn't going to work out in the long run. something has to be done. i think we all agree we don't have a tax problem here. it is a spending problem here. that's what the debt is all about. i think going forward, we saw the republicans put out a little bit of an olive branch but ultimately we can't keep doing what we're doing because we just don't have the money. those that stand up and say that will be the ones who save the economy. stuart: we hear you, scott. thank you very much. we will see you again soon. an entire family accused in an elaborate scheme that netted 70 million dollars from phony charges on phone bills? 70 million? phone bills? so elaborate was this scheme that maybe it's too hard to prosecute. that's got to be music to a criminal defense lawyer's ears. he's here right now. twins. i didn't see them coming. i have obligations. cute obligations, but obligations. i need to rethink the core of my portfolio. what i really need is sleep.
FOX Business
Jan 24, 2013 9:20am EST
education and training and a union worker really alleded a lot of value. that hasn't happened so much in recent years and it's become a lot more politicized, and i think that workers are getting sick of that, and they want to be able to have the freedom to do whatever they want to do and understand that this is america, where a job is a privilege and not a right, and i think we'll continue to see that kind of decline unless the union realize they need to add something else to that equation, like training or benefits for members. stuart: i just don't see how you can maintain that level of political clout if you're losing membership and therefore losing union dues revenue, because the political clout is based on the money that comes in from the dues. i'm not sure they can hold that clout, what do you say. well, and not only the money that they have from the dues, but these strong voting base, right? a lot of reason certain favorable to union people get elected in states like illinois, the union have the members that go out and vote and support those candidates. it's not just a money is
FOX
Jan 23, 2013 7:00am PST
. i'm gonna makage educated decision -- make an educated decision. >> members will hold two more meetings. the subcommittee will make a recommendation to vote. >>> gun sales in san francisco are expected to keep rising in response to the recent gun control -- gun control proposals. right now, a person living in san francisco can travel to the peninsula or elsewhere in the state to buy a weapon. that purchase will be recorded in that city but there will be no official record of the gun coming into san francisco. there are several other loopholes as well. mike thompson will head up a hearing. he believes a second amendment should be protected. but he says there's room for changes in gun policies to rece gun violence. he says those required background checks and he supports strictly penalties for those who buy guns for those who cannot get them otherwise. >>> the nra executive vice president spoke to a group of supporters in reno, nevada last night and took issue with president obama for saying americans shouldn't mistake absolutism for principle. >> barack obama is saying that the
CNBC
Jan 24, 2013 4:00pm EST
more on the prison system than on the education system. i find that totally unacceptable. >> that's amazing. >> so i think there's change in the wind. >> george, good to have you on the program. thanks very much. >> my pleasure. >> george soros joining us. bill, back to you. >> let's send it over to bertha coombs. >> to the mattresses. 9 1/2 position on this stock. tempur-pedic stopped expectations after a 9% move higher. they are the up another 18% here after hours. a multi-year high. back to you. >> wow, 17% bounce is good. >> will the s&p kick off the final day of the week above 1500? >> market pros will weigh in on friday morning's action next. >>> all right. with 30 seconds on the clock all next guests will tell us how to be prepared tomorrow. >> noah hammond, brian evans. you're both on the clock. noah, 30 seconds. what are you watching? >> tomorrow we're looking at the housing start numbers. last month they were up 4.4% to 377,000 new home purchases. the prior months, october was revised down by 7,000 home starts. and so as we look at the consensus estimates for december's
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of education investigated. notre dame agreed to change its response to sex assaults and is still required to file updates with the government. >> certainly there could be no criminal proceeding after lizzy's death but there could be hope in a place that has a disciplinary process whose mission is to seek truth. >> as the notre dame mission statement says, truth for its own sake. it's important to say that no one has or ever will be criminally charged in any of these cases. to critics and to the seebergs, this is more about accountability. wolf? >> sara, thanks for that. good information for all of our viewers to digest. >>> will the north try to carry them out? stand by. are easy with free pip from the u.s. postal service. we'll even drop off boxes if you need them. visit usps.com pay, print, and have it picked up for free. any time of year. ♪ nice sweater. thank you. ♪ thank you. ♪ (train horn) vo: wherever our trains go, the economy comes to life. norfolk southern. one line, infinite possibilities. it's lots of things. all waking up. ♪ becoming part of the global phenomenon we c
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environment. great education. dublin is a great city. they will build themselves out. they have done a great job coming back from the bailout. the way they're doing it is focusing on jobs, jobs, jobs. liz: you're one of some 20, not many firms who have been granted the ability to do trading on behalf of the federal reserve and behalf of the government. if they were to finally tighten rates, would that help your business a bit? i know it might hurt the commercial real estate business but, you know, rates at zero to 1/4% have killed certain segments of business out there. >> of course. i mean you have a two-year note at .2. what kind of rate is .2? that is not interest rate. you have a million dollar investment and u.s. treasury and buy coffee. liz: that changed under my sofa seats. >> what you're going to see when this $7 trillion of this liquidity, quantitative easing, that the federal government has thrown in, sloshing around causing these rates to be so, so, low, it really made u.s. treasurys a noninvestable good. it is a storage facility. it is not really an investment. what will happen,
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the quality of education. >> they can have access to shops, downtown. this would not be all in one location. oh, these people. >> it's one of those we must use because there is space there. i don't want the town to lose financial support from the state which it will if it doesn't approve this. >> town council says they may revisit 36 other sites previously looked at for the project. >> let's revisit a look at the forecast for today. a change in the works. let's go to christina loren. >> something new to talk about. >> not so bad in san jose. probably want to grab your umbrella. temperatures in the 40s and 50s. nice comfortable afternoon. above seasonal averages because we are starting out mild. off and on afternoon showers keep your temperatures in the 50s for today. cooler for thursday. a few fingering showers tomorrow morning. then a mix of sun and clouds. we'll get out on thursday. a better day for the outdoor activities. today, temperatures work like this. by noon, the hour by hour forecast shows you we'll hit the upper 50s. holding on to warmth throughout the day. heat of the day hitti
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